However, to date, only one study has used ultrasound to study the effect of orthotic designs focusing on the heel, and no APFO
was included .
In fact, 3M announced its phase-out of the production of APFO
She invented a way to detect and help remove APFO
from drinking water.
Since all still need to use APFO
to make fluoropolymers, this program is not designed to replace this essential processing aid," said David Boothe of DuPont Fluoropolymer Solutions.
Kelydra's first objective was to design a simple test that anyone can perform to detect the presence of APFO
The three-year, IDRC-funded APFO
project, "Toward a Regional Security Architecture in the Horn of Africa," has central and peripheral goals.
Ambassador Kiplagat, Ambassador Adala, Victor Okello, and Laban Cheruiyot at APFO
provided leadership and attended to many details.
Ploughshares and APFO
are exploring future collaborations on policy-focused research in the Horn of Africa on security issues, including the upcoming elections in Sudan in 2009, cross-border small arms issues, and armed violence reduction through development programming.
Both Ploughshares and APFO
can take credit for this result.
Acronyms and Abbreviations APFO
Africa Peace Forum ASAT Anti-satellite ATT Arms Trade Treaty CD Conference on Disarmament COPUOS Committee on the Peaceful Uses of Outer Space CPT Christian Peacemaker Teams IAEA International Atomic Energy Agency IANSA International Action Network on Small Arms ICG International Crisis Group IGAD Intergovernmental Authority on Development LRA Lord's Resistance Army MANPADS Man-portable air defence systems NPT Non-Proliferation Treaty OSCE Organization for Security and Cooperation in Europe OST Outer Space Treaty PAROS Prevention of an Arms Race in Outer Space SALW Small arms and light weapons SPLM/A Sudan People's Liberation Movement/Army
Launched in 2005, this project continues work in Sudan by Ploughshares and APFO
that began in 1999 and is supported by the Canadian International Development Agency (CIDA).
, she is helping to implement an International Development Research Centre project, Towards Developing a Regional Security Architecture in the Horn of Africa--Developing Regional Responses to Human Insecurity.